Elderberry Blood

As summer draws to a close, Detective Constable Katharina Berger returns to Weil, her hometown in Upper Bavaria, transferred from Munich a few days ago for disciplinary reasons. But it soon becomes clear she’s not destined to enjoy a quiet life in the country. What started out as a missing person report on local car collector Altmann is now shaping up into an all-out criminal investigation. Overstepping her authority in every possible way, Katharina throws herself into the case hook, line and sinker. Her private life offers no respite either – her affair with the Italian police officer Moretti is volatile, to say the least. But when the chips are down he proves to be her knight in shining armour...


dtv Allgemeine Belletristik
272 pages, ISBN 978-3-423-21371-4
1. September 2012